DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE APPLYING FOR
FAMILY VISA TO AUSTRALIA?
Australian citizens and permanent residents can apply for a partner visa, parents visa, spouse visa, and child visa to stay, live and work in Australia.
At Pacific Center, we have migration agents specialized in family migration and family-sponsored visas. Whether in or out of Australia, we can assist you with all family migration matters.
In most family migration cases, it is essential to show the following:
• Evidence for genuine relationship
• How long does the relationship last
• Meeting eligibility criteria
Family migration covers all visas sponsored by family members who are Australian citizens, permanent residents, or eligible NZ citizens.
Main things you should consider and which we can help you with:
• Your visa eligibility. It means you must choose the correct visa subclass to be successful.
• Processing time for family visa and how you will live your life while waiting for a decision.
• Evidence you can present.
If this sounds like something that interests you, then contact us today at 1300 1050 50 or chat on this page.
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Pacific Center consultants can help with all aspects of Family Migration for clients in and outside Australia.
Our highly experienced, expert staff are well versed in every aspect of the Australian family visa application process.
To apply for a family visa, your PARTNER/ SPOUSE/ FIANCE/ CHILD OR PARENT must be an Australian citizen (or permanent resident) or a New Zealand citizen. There’s a range of temporary and permanent options for reuniting with loved ones!
This site will guide you through all aspects so that when it comes time to apply, you know what type is best suited– no matter where your home country may be.
Most family subclass visas require family sponsorship. Usually, your parent, partner, spouse, or child will be a family sponsor. You must lodge the correct forms and declarations to apply for family sponsorship. It also means responsibility.
Depending on your situation family sponsor may be required to provide financial support or a guarantee as an Assurance of Support or/and Bond. It applies mainly to applications for older people. We will guide you through all those stages.
All applicants, including non-migrating family members, must pass a medical examination and character check and provide police clearances. It is crucial as many people forget about adult children, estranged ex-partners etc.
Most family visas are lodged in at least two stages. The first stage usually allows a temporary stay, with the second stage being a permanent visa leading to citizenship.
FAMILY VISA PROCESSING TIME
Another matter is the processing time for family visas. Currently, you wait two years for most partner, child, and some parent visas. Aged, non-contributory parent visas may take up to 30 years. You may check the details here.
Because if it is, you must consider when to lodge an onshore or offshore visa application. It would be best if you made this decision at the beginning of the process. We see many people who don’t know about it, and the consequences can be very hard on families. Bridging visas have strict rules. Considering the processing time and costs involved, applying for a family visa must be considered carefully
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